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13 Things Everyone Should Understand About Lupus

Six: Lupus affects even young people

Lupus can also happen to young people, no matter the gender. The illness is a lot more common in young people than it is generally believed. Lupus may develop more frequently in adolescent girls as compared to boys, and it is estimated that between 5,000 to 10,000 children in the United States are already affected by the autoimmune disease.